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Route 63 Service Center in Hagerstown, Maryland Adds U-Haul Rentals

HAGERSTOWN, Md., Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dennis Smith, owner of Route 63 Service Center, located at 11626 Greencastle Pike, recently added U‑Haul truck and trailer rentals to the auto repair business he has been operating since September 1, 2012.

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Families needing the finest in moving services now will have increased convenience and a shorter distance to travel when moving, which not only will make their move easier but also will have the positive effect of reducing the amount of carbon emissions released into the atmosphere. U-Haul partnering with business owners across North America to increase convenience for customers while helping our environment is just one of the programs that support U-Haul Company's Corporate Sustainability initiatives.

Route 63 Service Center can now offer its customers a variety of moving equipment and supplies designed specifically for moving household furnishings, including moving vans, open trailers, closed trailers, furniture pads, appliance dollies, furniture dollies, tow dollies and auto transports.

"I wanted to select a company to help my business...one that works hand in hand with their partners, and I also wanted the comfort of knowing that I am paired with a long and lasting company that has sustainability and strong leadership in business and in its relationships with its customers," Smith said.

"U-Haul is proud to be partnering with a quality independent business such as Route 63 Service Center," exclaimed Chris Schaffer, president, U-Haul Company of Harrisburg. "Dennis is a great example of the type of successful business relationship U‑Haul has established in order to build and maintain a strong network of more than 15,000 independent dealers across North America."

For more information, or to rent your moving equipment today, call 301-714-0431. Visit www.rt63servicecenter.com. Business hours of operation are: Mon. – Fri. 9 a.m.5 p.m. and Sat. – Sun. 9 a.m.1 p.m. Follow us on Facebook: http://www.rt63servicecenter.com/?fb_action_ids=10151149030688517

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About U-Haul
U-Haul was founded by a Navy veteran who grew up during the Great Depression. Tires and gas were still rationed or in short supply during the late 1940s when U-Haul began serving U.S. customers. Today, that background is central to the U-Haul Sustainability Program: "Serving the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs."  Our commitment to reduce, reuse and recycle includes fuel-efficient moving vans, neighborhood proximity, moving box reuse, moving pads made from discarded material and packing peanuts that are 100% biodegradable.  Learn more about these facts and others at uhaul.com/sustainability.

Since 1945, U-Haul has been the choice for the do-it-yourself mover. U-Haul customers' patronage has enabled the Company to maintain the largest rental fleet in the do-it-yourself moving industry which includes trucks, trailers and towing devices. U-Haul also offers storage throughout North America. The Company provides industry leading moving and storage boxes and an extended line of packing supplies to protect customer possessions. U-Haul is the consumer's number one choice as the largest installer of permanent trailer hitches in the automotive aftermarket. The Company supplies alternative-fuel for vehicles and backyard grills as one of the nation's largest retailers of propane.

Contact:
Joanne Fried
Kelie Budd-Hale
U-Haul Public Relations
(602) 263-6194
(602) 263-6772 fax

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